Lizzie Darrah: Silhouette

Lizzie Darrah: Silhouette
Title
Lizzie Darrah: Silhouette
Date 
1859
Medium 
Black prepared paper cut-out, laid on beige paper; verso of silhouette Z.2621a
Dimensions 
image height: 9 7/8 in. ( 25.1 cm ) sheet: 10 3/4 x 7 5/8 in. ( 27.3 x 19.4 cm )
Description 
Silhouette: Full-length female figure in left-facing profile; black paper cut-out mounted on rectangular sheet of cream paper. Another silhouette on verso.
Object Number 
Z.2621b
Marks 
inscribed in ink: lower left: "Lizzie Darrah"
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Lizzie Darrah"
Gallery Label 
This silhouette belongs to a group of forty-five silhouettes of faculty and students of Miss Haines's School that were taken on November 12, 1859.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group